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Amazing Mars Photos by NASA's Curiosity Rover (Latest Images)

Sandstone Layers Near the Kimberley Curiosity View

NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

Sandstone layers with varying resistance to erosion are evident in this Martian scene recorded by the Mast Camera on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover on Feb. 25, 2014, about one-quarter mile (about 400 meters) from a planned waypoint called "the Kimberley." [Read the Full Story Behind This Photo Here]

Curiosity 360-Degree View Toward Waypoint at ‘the Kimberley’

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This view from NASA's Curiosity Mars rover spans 360 degrees, centered southward toward a planned science waypoint at "the Kimberley," with an outcrop of eroded sandstone in the foreground. [Read the Full Story Behind This Photo Here]

Martian Landscape With Rock Rows and Mount Sharp

NASA/JPL-Caltech

This landscape scene photographed by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows rows of rocks in the foreground and Mount Sharp on the horizon. [Read the Full Story Behind This Photo Here]

Panoramic View From West of 'Dingo Gap'

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This scene looking back at where Curiosity crossed a dune at "Dingo Gap" combines several exposures taken by the Navigation Camera (Navcam) high on the rover's mast. [Read the Full Story Behind This Photo Here]

Curiosity's View Back After Passing 'Junda' Striations

NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used the Navigation Camera (Navcam) on its mast for this look back after finishing a drive of 328 feet (100 meters) on the 548th Martian day, or sol, of the rover's work on Mars (Feb. 19, 2014). [Read the Full Story Behind This Photo Here]

Curiosity Rover Sees Earth and Moon from Mars (Inset)

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NASA's Mars rover Curiosity took this photo of Earth from the surface of Mars on Jan. 31, 2014, 40 minutes after local sunset, using the left-eye camera on its mast. The inset shows a zoomed-in view of the Earth and moon in the image. [Read the Full Story Behind the Photos Here]

Earth from Mars by NASA's Curiosity Rover

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This annotated view points out Earth in the Mars night sky as seen by NASA's Curiosity rover on Jan. 31, 2014 about 80 minutes after local sunset. [Read the Full Story Behind the Photos Here]

Earth from Mars: Curiosity Rover Photo

NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/TAMU

This view of the twilight sky and Martian horizon taken by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover includes Earth as the brightest point of light in the night sky. Earth is a little left of center in the image, and our moon is just below Earth. The Curiosity rover snapped the photo on Jan. 31, 2014. [Read the Full Story Behind the Photos Here]

Martian Valley Possible Curiosity Route

NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

This view combines several frames taken by the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity, looking into a valley to the west from the eastern side of a dune at the eastern end of the valley. The team operating Curiosity has chosen this valley as a likely route toward mid-term and long-term science destinations. Image released Feb. 3, 2014.

Curiosity Rover at Dingo Gap (3D)

NASA/JPL-Caltech

This stereo mosaic of images from the Navigation Camera on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows the terrain to the west from the rover's position on Jan. 30, 2014. The scene appears three dimensional when viewed through red-blue glasses with the red lens on the left. [Read the Full Story Here]

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